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Packwood’s charity week in full bloom

The sixty-six acres of beautiful Shropshire countryside around Packwood School burst into life this week. The weather brought out the blooms of daffodils and crocuses, but Packwood’s Charity Week brought out a swathe of colourful fancy dress costumes. From fencers in colourful masks to the award winning cricket team in moustaches, Monday’s ‘Fun Run’ was ... Continue Reading

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125 sponsored walk

More than 230 walkers took part in the latest celebratory event in Packwood’s 125th anniversary year. Yesterday saw every child from Year 3 to Year 8, most members of staff, a good collection of parents and innumerable dogs embark on a 12.5km sponsored walk. There was even a small group of doughty runners led by ... Continue Reading

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Christmas preparations

Today’s snowfall has not only made Packwood’s grounds and buildings look absolutely spectacular but also added another level of excitement to the festive feeling that pervades the school as we approach the end of term. With Christmas decorations festooned in classrooms, and lights and trees in every available corner of the school, anticipation is growing ... Continue Reading

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